Each day Media Bias Fact Check selects and publishes fact checks from around the world. We only utilize fact-checkers that are either a signatory of the International Fact-Checking Network (IFCN) or have been verified as credible by MBFC. Further, we review each fact check for accuracy before publishing. (D. Van Zandt)
Claim Codes: Red = Fact Check on a Right Claim, Blue = Fact Check on a Left Claim, Black = Not Political/Conspiracy/Pseudoscience/Other
|Claim by Joe Biden (D): Women are “disproportionately impacted by voter ID laws — especially married women who change their names, or those whose IDs do not accurately reflect their gender.”
Politifact rating: Mostly True
|FALSE||Claim via Social Media: Ivermectin Products Are Just For Animals.
Lead Stories rating: False (Ivermectin can treat human parasites and other conditions; however, it is not recommended for treating Covid-19)
|FALSE||Claim by Conservative activist Brenna Spencer: “the only person ‘hurting’ if I don’t get the vaccine is me. So mind your own business”
Health Feedback rating: Incorrect (The unvaccinated are more likely to get infected and spread covid-19 endangering more people.)
|TRUE||Claim by Steve Hilton (Fox News): Joe Biden’s approval rating dropped 10 percentage points among independents.
Newsweek rating: True (Some polls show that)
|Claim by Viral Image: the image shows US troops eating at a Pakistani homeless shelter
Check Your Fact rating: False
|FALSE||(International: United Kingdom): Claim by Daily Mail: No healthy child has died from Covid-19 in the UK.
Full Fact rating: Incorrect. (Six under 18s with no underlying health conditions died from Covid-19 in England before the end of February 2021.)
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